Tips for Saving Money on Pet Care

  • Consider adopting from a humane or rescue organization; they sometime ask only what you can afford and may include the price of spaying or neutering
  • Think about all the costs before you choose which pet is right for you
  • Buy second-hand supplies such as pet beds, collars, leashes and toys from charitable retail outlets
  • Share boarding responsibilities with another pet owner
  • Practice preventive healthcare
  • Consider pet insurance
  • Stop smoking; pets suffer injury from second hand smoke
  • Buy a good quality pet food
  • And give your companion animal lots of exercise – it’s good for both of you!

Top Tips for a Healthy, Happy Pet

  • Regular check-ups, vaccinations and care
  • Routine grooming including nail trimming, brushing and tooth brushing
  • Protection from parasites including heartworms, fleas and ticks
  • Spay or neuter your animal
  • Battle the bulge with quality food and exercise and play
  • Know which foods are dangerous, and even toxic to your pet
  • Use proper pet restraints in a vehicle
  • Provide proper training and socialization
  • Have your pet licensed and permanently identified with microchip or tattoo
  • Get your pet from an ethical and credible source; consider a rescue animal